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Bean Hollow

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8059 Main St Ste 3, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4616
(410) 465-0233
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great coffee, pastries, and overall atmosphere in Ellicott City. It's a great place to relax and enjoy a good coffee and a light fare.

Thank r_i_elkdge
Ellicott City, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Best little coffee house, wonderful atmosphere, sadly hit by the flood in July, but they are working hard to get back to business! Can't wait <3

Thank SharEC
Baltimore, Maryland
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

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Thank Adele T
Ellicott City, Maryland
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

I'm a local and have been going there for years. Good coffee, sandwiches, ice cream. Great place for people watchers especially if you get a window seat. That said it can get crowded on the weekends when you might not find any seating. It can get noisy but a recent improvement was replacing their blender The old one sounded like... More 

Thank ecm826
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Very casual and unique atmosphere with great coffee selection and breakfast/lunch options. The also have a nice selection of ice cream as an afternoon treat

Thank Pier558
Ellicott City, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Bean Hollow roasts their coffee right in the cafe about once a week. The coffee is always fresh, well made and can be accompanied by delicious and innovative sandwiches or fresh delectible pastries. This is THE place to go in Howard County!

Thank Ron B
Punta Gorda, Florida
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85 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

This is not a "highway food" kind of place. We like espresso coffee which is hard to find. The coffee here was hot, very good, and promptly served. We shared an "apple betty" which we ordered slathered with butter and heated. It was promptly served with the coffee. Excellent. Lots of papers to read, lots of books, too. No one... More 

Thank Mike S
Hollywood, Florida
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

We visited this cafe last week on a short visit to Ellicott City. It looks like a good place for breakfast but we got there closer to lunch time so the menu was a little limited. The coffee looked good but it was a little late for me to have coffee. I had a turkey sandwich. The turkey was good... More 

Thank Nadine L
Ellicott City, Maryland
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63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

This is the place to go to get the urban coffee shop vibe without actually having to go into the city. Great coffee and coffee drink, good dessert selection and uber coffee shop vibe.

Thank Sam D
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

Ellicott City is a neat little town filled with great restaurants and interesting shops. At the end of your time, if the weather is good and you are lucky enough, grab one of the seats/tables outside (very FEW)enjoy your snack/drinks people watching along main street. I find it especially nice in the early evening. Bean Hallow is THE flavor of... More 

Thank Theodora K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8059 Main St Ste 3, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4616
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: (410) 465-0233

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?